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Holguín

[awl-geen]
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noun
  1. a city in NE Cuba.
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Historical Examples

  • General Pando feared that you might make the same attempt at Jiguani as at Holguin.

    "Forward, March"

    Kirk Munroe

  • In August, 1879, in the districts of Holguin and Santiago there was a serious renewal of hostilities.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 3

    Willis Fletcher Johnson

  • Holguin beyng gladde of the newes, gaue chase to that Canoa and ouertooke him.

  • The harbor of Gibaro, twenty-five miles north, with which it is connected by rail, is the shipping port of the Holguin district.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5

    Willis Fletcher Johnson

  • From Cacocum a short line of 18 kilometers extends north to Holguin.

    The History of Cuba, vol. 5

    Willis Fletcher Johnson


British Dictionary definitions for holguin

Holguín

noun
  1. a city in NE Cuba, in Holguín province: trading centre. Pop: 278 000 (2005 est)
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